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Nile Rodgers Restoring Chic Recordings

Nile Rodgers is restoring some ''lost'' CHIC recordings.The 62-year-old musician was given a number of boxes of tapes he feared were lost forever four years ago, and now he has beaten cancer, he is working...

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Late soul star Luther Vandross is to be honoured posthumously with a star on the Hollywood of Fame. The So Amazing singer, who died in 2005, will be unveiled as the 2,526th inductee to the...

Mike Myers Making Directorial Debut With Supermensch

Mike Myers is to make his directorial debut with documentary 'Supermensch'.The 'Austin Powers' actor will step behind the camera for the first time with the film, which chronicles the life of talent manager Shep Gordon.The...

50 Cent Supports Gay Singer Frank Ocean

50 Cent thinks that those who oppose gay singer Frank Ocean are ''idiots''.The rapper showed support for the music artist when asked what he thought about his recently confession to writing song about his former...

Jessica Sanchez Duets With Dad For Hometown Performance

As American Idol reached the stage in which it sends its finalists back to their roots so that the locality can see what huge stars they're becoming, Jessica Sanchez looked utterly delighted to be back...

The Voice: Surprise Winner Triumphs Against All Odds

The second season of 'The Voice' came to a shocking conclusion on Tuesday evening (May 8, 2012), with a surprise winner taking home the $100,000 cash prize and a recording contract with Universal Records. Guest...

American Idol: Gentle Giant Jermaine Jones Is The Favorite

The American Idol judges complicated the race for the boys this week by bringing back Jermaine Jones. The 'gentle giant' was distraught when he got the axe from the show but his return proved to...

Jermaine Jones' Surprise American Idol Return Gets Standing Ovation

After being booted off of American Idol in Las Vegas, Jermaine Jones made a last-minute return to the show. In a turn of fortune, Jermaine ended up being one of the stars of Tuesday's show...

Jennifer Lopez: 'I'm A Great Actress'

Jennifer Lopez things she is a "really great actress". The 'Maid in Manhattan' star - who has appeared in critically panned movies 'Gigli' and 'Jersey Girl' - believes she is great in front of a...

Gene Simmons To Get Keys To The City Of Winnipeg

Kiss frontman Gene Simmons is set to receive keys to the city of Winnipeg.The 61-year-old singer/bassist - who stars in reality TV show 'Gene Simmons: Family Jewels' - will be honoured today (15.06.11) by St....

Luther Vandross Comparisons Are Scary Says Lusk

Luther Vandross, the award winning soul singer who passed away in 2005, is being remembered this week after American Idol contestant JACOB LUSK performed the singer's hit song 'Dance with the Father' on Wednesday's show...

Jennifer Lopez Kisses Casey On American Idol

Jennifer Lopez - The 41-year-old pop singer Jennifer Lopez, kissed American Idol contestant Casey Abrams on last night's live show. Abrams serenaded Lopez with his faultless performance and stole a kiss from the 'On The...

Rock God Gene Simmons

Gene Simmons feels like an "Olympian god".The Kiss bass player and singer said the feeling he gets onstage is better than that felt by the most powerful people in the world, including religious figures and...

Chart Domination For Lily

Lily Allen has scored her first-ever number one album with It's Not Me, It's You, to top both the single and album charts.Her second album went one better than 2006 debut Alright, Still to hit...

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Vandross' Belongings To Be Sold At Auction

Personal possessions belonging to late soul man LUTHER VANDROSS are to be auctioned next month (Dec07). Items including stage costumes, credit cards, a driver's licence, handwritten song lyrics, a Versace coat and 400 pairs of...

Vandross Inspired Carey's Steam Sleep

Late soul man LUTHER VANDROSS inspired MARIAH CAREY to sleep in a steam room. The tragic singer told his friend all about the benefits of steam, prompting Carey to create a humidity zone in her...

Unreleased Vandross Duets To Be Released

Unreleased duets beloved R+B star LUTHER VANDROSS recorded with BEYONCE KNOWLES and FRANK SINATRA are to feature in a new box set of the late star's hits. The comprehensive new four-CD collection, LOVE, LUTHER, features...

Fit Jackson Avoids Vandross Weightloss Problems

JANET JACKSON learned a valuable lesson from pal LUTHER VANDROSS' death - you can't gain and lose massive amounts of weight. Like tragic Vandross, the NASTY singer has battled weight problems throughout her career, often...

Stars Pay Another Tribute To Vandross

JONATHAN BUTLER, PATTI AUSTIN and WILL DOWNING are the latest stars to record tributes to late soul star LUTHER VANDROSS. The singers will cover the beloved singer's hits on FOREVER, FOR ALWAYS, FOR LUTHER, VOL...

Vandross' Mother Launches Diabetes Campaign

Late soul crooner LUTHER VANDROSS' mother has launched a new campaign urging youngsters to be careful what they eat - after losing her husband and her famous son to diabetes. Retired nurse MARY IDA VANDROSS,...

Diddy's Girls Beat Outkast To The Top Of The Us Charts

Rap mogul SEAN COMBS has proved he's got the magic touch again - his new all-girl group DANITY KANE has stunned US music experts by beating OUTKAST to the top of the Billboard album charts....

Posthumous Vandross Record To Be Released

Fans of the late R+B legend LUTHER VANDROSS will be able to hear two previously unreleased tracks from the singer in a new greatest hits album. THE ULTIMATE LUTHER VANDROSS collection will be released on...

Foxx: 'Where Is The Love?'

JAMIE FOXX is disappointed by the lack of romance in contemporary society and hopes to revive the art of wooing through his music. The UNPREDICTABLE singer thinks men have become lazy since the death of...

Gest Takes Swipe At Liza's Weight

Producer DAVID GEST took a mean-spirited swipe at ex-wife LIZA MINNELLI during a recent TV appearance, by making fun of her apparent weight-gain. The legendary performer appeared on America's LARRY KING LIVE show on 15...

Fascinating Fact 1095

ASHANTI's manager mother TINA DOUGLAS has taken charge of LUTHER VANDROSS' protege RON ANTHONY's career....

Carey, West And Keys Lead Image Nominations

Pop superstar MARIAH CAREY, KANYE WEST and R+B singer ALICIA KEYS lead the nominations for the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People (NAACP) annual Image Awards, garnering four nods each. The trio,...

Foxx Urges Lovers To Buy Luther Tribute

JAMIE FOXX is urging aspiring playboys to pick up a copy of the recently-released LUTHER VANDROSS tribute album this Christmas (05) because it's a surefire way to woo the ladies. The Oscar winner, who...

Mariah Learns Humidifier Trick From Luther

Pop diva MARIAH CAREY's penchant for sleeping in a room full of humidifiers the night before a concert is a vocal tip she learned from late soul great LUTHER VANDROSS. The singer has often...

Houston Stuns With Vandross Tribute As Brown Rejoins New Edition

Reclusive WHITNEY HOUSTON stunned fans at the BET 25th anniversary celebration concert on Wednesday night (26OCT05) when she appeared unannounced onstage for a brief a cappella tribute to late pal LUTHER VANDROSS. It was...

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'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' Has Worn Joss Whedon Out

Now that he has unleashed his second 'Avengers' movie to global box...

Rosewater - Movie Review

A harrowing true story infused with sharp humour and bristling intelligence, this riveting film is an auspicious writing...

Music Streaming Dinosaur Grooveshark Shuts Down Overnight After Rights Settlement

With all the fuss around Spotify and Jay Z’s streaming service Tidal, other...

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams' 'Summer of 69' in Nashville [Video]

Some twelve years after he had a heckler removed for requesting Bryan...

Samba - Movie Review

Some very big themes are given space to breathe in this remarkably naturalistic drama, which is livened up by terrific...

Enrique Iglesias Is Second Biggest Victor At 2015 Latin Music Awards

Romeo Santos, commonly known as The King of Bachata, was not...

'Unfriended' Brings Horror To Screen Addicts

Horror is a reliably profitable genre, generally cheap to make and always popular with young audiences...

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